The SAGE Handbook of Rhetorical Studies surveys the latest advances in rhetorical scholarship, synthesizing theories and practices across major areas of study in the field and pointing the way for future studies. Edited by Andrea A. Lunsford and Associate Editors Kirt H. Wilson and Rosa A. Eberly, the Handbook aims to introduce a new generation of students to rhetorical study and provide a deeply informed and ready resource for scholars currently working in the field.
Chapter 24: Race, Sex, and Class in Rhetorical Criticism
Race, Sex, and Class in Rhetorical Criticism
The study of rhetoric and communication began with an argument over difference, distinction, and equity. What difference did it make if or how public discourse was taught and studied? The written exchanges over the course of the first year of publication of the Quarterly Journal of Speech put ...